DTE Fermi 2 Nuclear Power Plant

 Nuclear Engineering Technology

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The associate of applied science degree with specialization in nuclear engineering technology will enable prespective students to seek employment as nuclear engineering technicians in various sectors of nuclear power industry. This specialization utilizes a learning approach that emphasizes both theory and hands-on skills necessary to function effectively in the technical environment of the nuclear industry. The program stresses effective oral and written communication as as related mathematics, science and technical skills.

The program is based on the Nuclear Uniform Curriculum, a uniform standard administered by the Nuclear Energy Institute. Students who complete the program with an 80 percent (B or Better) in core classes will qualify for the Nuclear Uniform Curriculum Certificate, which is recognized industry wide.

Graduates of this program will be prepared for entry-level employment in the following areas:

  • Mechanical technician
  • Electrical technician
  • Instrumentation and control (I&C) technician

Graduates with additional training experiences will be prepared for employment in the following areas:

  • Radiation protection technician
  • Non-licensed operator
  • Senior reactor operator

For questions about the program, students should contact The ASET Division office at 734-384-4112 or contact Martin Dubois by phone at 734-384-4120 or email at mdubois@monroeccc.edu


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